Author: Shola

Random Musings

DID YOU KNOW?

Did you know that up until as recently as 7 years ago, married Nigerian women were required to have a letter of consent from their husbands before they could be issued a Nigerian passport? I bet you didn’t know that up until 2009, Nigerian married were classified alongside with minors by the government as persons […]

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OUCH!!! SOWORE O!

So I came back online last night to see that Omoyele Sowore(my darling Sowore) has been trending for the past 48 hours. I say my darling Sowore because of all the new breed Presidential aspirants abi na candidates that the #NotTooYoungToRun bill has ushered in, there are just two of them whom I will gladly […]

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REVIEWS

SEASON OF CRIMSON BLOSSOMS -A REVIEW

Salute mes amies. So I’m officially done reading Season of Crimson Blossoms, and in the words of Veronique Tadjo the author of As the Crow flies, it is “A haunting story of forbidden love trying to survive in the midst of social and political violence; of obligation versus personal freedom: of desire and death. I […]

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Random Musings

#AMVCA 2018

The much anticipated African Magic Viewers Choice Award (AMVCA), held last night Saturday, September 1st at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island Lagos. It was a star-studded event, and all our fave celebrities brought their A game on, slaying the red carpets with their glamorous outfits. I’m sure you must have seen some pictures of what […]

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Arrrrrrggh!!!

Fellow Nigerians, It’s 6:45am, on Monday the 27th of August, in the year of our Lord 2018. It is too early in the morning and week to rant, but rant I will. See ehn, If you call someone and the person asks who you are, “My name is …. .” or “I am ….” is […]

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DIARIES OF A BOOLESS BAE

SOMETHING LIGHT

Yesterday, I was on my own jeje, pressing my phone under the warmth of my duvet, trying to remember why I’m still booless, especially during this weather, when this Onku messaged me on whatsapp. It was the usual; “Hey pretty, Sup? Where are you? How is your day going? What are you up to? Bla […]

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Authentic mama
REVIEWS

AUTHENTIC MAMA -A REVIEW

Authentic Mama is simply entertaining. In the synopis, the book is described as a hilarious satire chronciling the lives of local mistresses and their hustle, and on that premise the author delivers. Imagine a book whose first chapter starts with “Oji bole! Ashawo! Harlot! Home breaker! Husband snatcher! Woo!”. You can tell from the very […]

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Random Musings

BARKA DE SALLAH

Here’s wishing all our muslim brothers and sisters a pleasant Eid celebration. Eid Mubarak. . . . . With love, from all of us at Shurlar Unscripted. . . . . Abeg, who cook o? I’m open to invitations to come and celebrate Sallah with you. Don’t worry ehn, I already cooked the jollof rice. […]

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